Provide red squirrel feeders
Overall effectiveness category No evidence found (no assessment)
Number of studies: 0
Background information and definitions
This intervention may involve providing supplementary food for red squirrels Sciurus vulgaris in specially-designed feeders. The red squirrel has experienced population declines in the UK and Ireland but is widespread in most areas of Europe (Shar et al. 2008).
Shar S., Lkhagvasuren D., Bertolino S., Henttonen H., Kryštufek B. & Meinig H. (2008) Sciurus vulgaris. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. Available at www.iucnredlist.org/details/20025/0. Accessed 9 January 2013.